ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Volunteers have been at work on this Giving Tuesday with Bear Creek Services.
Construction workers from Kraus-Anderson are volunteering at a group home for four women with developmental disabilities.
The home flooded a year ago, and required many repairs. Now that the home is safe from future water damage, drywall needs to be installed.
That's where Kraus-Anderson stepped up in a major way providing the installation free of charge. This particular installation would have costed between $3,000-$4,000.
Kraus-Anderson Director of Business Development Cyle Erie visited the home months before and agreed to lend a hand.
"Bear Creek Services of course provides a wonderful service for the Rochester community and so that's why there an organization that were proud to support," Erie said.
"Well, we're a non-profit organization so our budgets are really challenged and this entire project would be about $40,000 if we had to pay out of pocket that's why these types of volunteer projects are really beneficial for us," Erie said.
The repairs at Westchester Manor comes as a big relief to the four woman who live there. And the living room space will eventually bring joy to other too, as it becomes a fun community room for all to enjoy.